Now located at 3500 W. Peterson Ave. while The Ark’s permanent home on California Ave. is closed for construction. Learn more.


Join Our Team

The Ark’s professional staff provide comprehensive case management and a broad suite of free services to those in need. See below for a listing of Current Career Opportunities at The Ark including job descriptions and how to apply.

Current Opportunities

The Ark, an iconic human services agency serving Jewish Chicagoland seeks a creative and organized Coordinator of Volunteer Services. This individual must display an energetic and positive demeanor. The candidate will join a dynamic team that collaborates with staff and volunteers to support the programs, staff, and clients at The Ark. The Volunteer Coordinator reports directly to the Director of Community Programs and Engagement.

The Ark, an iconic human services agency serving the Chicagoland Jewish Community, seeks a reliable Weekend Resident Manager for our transitional housing location. This position is a perfect opportunity for meaningful weekend work and occasional weekday/weeknight opportunities. Providing a private furnished apartment, with all meals included while on duty, the chosen candidate will have supervisory experience and effective communication skills, combined with sensitivity.   This candidate will report to the Director of Transitional Housing. 

The Ark, an iconic social service agency serving Chicagoland’s Jewish community for more than 50 years, is offering an interesting and meaningful Overnight Manager position for our transitional housing facility. This role is on an as needed basis and the individual will perform several duties beginning late afternoon and during the evening. The candidate will be provided with private sleeping arrangements and meals. A short training will be required. If selected, responsibilities and information will be discussed in detail during the interview process.